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Con Howe Managing Director, CityView LA Fund

“After years as a planner, it is exciting to help build out a community’s plan for new infill development. Each Cityview project improves its surrounding community. I’m proud to be a part of a civic-minded organization that is driven by its mission.”

Con Howe is Managing Director of CityView’s Los Angeles Fund which has built or renovated 21 projects with over 2500 units in the greater Los Angeles area. With over 40 years of experience in planning, entitlements and development, he assists all CityView funds with acquisitions and development strategies. Prior to coming to CityView he was the Director of Planning for the City of Los Angeles for 13 years, responsible for the Adaptive Reuse Ordinance and zoning to encourage infill housing. Previously he was the Executive Director of the New York City Planning Department. He holds degrees from MIT and Yale University and for 6 years has taught a graduate course in planning and development at USC. Active in the Urban Land Institute, he serves on the board of the ULI Rose Center for Public Leadership in Land Use.